Sean Hart – Paris Metro Takeover

Our friend and previous BBB interviewee Sean Hart has recently been on a tear. This time around he’s bringing his typographic works to the platforms in the Paris metro systems and in the trains themselves. With various slogans, sayings and titles that allow the viewer to take a moment to reflect, there’s rarely a better place to display work than in such a widely seen public context.

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Janol Apin – Metro Stations

French photographer, Janol Apin, created a brilliant photography series in the Paris metro stations but setting up scenes relevant to each subway stations name. In other words, the stations name directly correlates to what the subject or subjects are acting out in the photograph. It may not make perfect sense if you do not speak French, but you can always use an online translator.

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Samy Lamouti – Metro de Montreal

Samy Lamouti is a digital artist and photographer from Montreal, Quebec, Canada. This project by Lamouti was an obvious feature for BBB as we have extremely strong ties personally and professionally to Montreal. In this series of photographs entitled “Metro de Montreal”, Lamouti takes a look at the unique make up architecturally and aesthetically of the STM.

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Harlem Shake – Paris Metro

To be honest, we’re not really huge fans of this Harlem Shake movement. But hey, you’ve got to be some sort of nut (or group of nuts) to paint a commuter train and then return to the scene to make a viral dance video about it. We give these cats major props.